Search for dissertations about: "accounting major"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 swedish dissertations containing the words accounting major.

  1. 1. Accounting and Risk : In the eyes of a financially successful entrepreneur

    University dissertation from Handelshögskolan, Företagsekonomiska Institutionen

    Author : Fredrik Lundell; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Humaniora-samhällsvetenskap; Humanities and Social sciences;

    Abstract : This is a study dedicated to accounting in the context of entrepreneurship. The point of departure is a matter of controversy regarding the risk-taking of entrepreneurs. A risk paradox exists since entrepreneurs are seen as risk-takers although they do not exhibit a higher tendency to take risks than other individuals. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mapping management accounting and trust an extended literature review

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Gabriella Wennblom; Örebro universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; management accounting; trust; system trust; control; performance evaluation; interorganizational relationships; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : More than three decades ago the notion of trust was introduced into the management accounting (MA) literature, and a growing stream of empirical papers elaborating on the relation between MA controls and trust signals the importance andvitality of this research area. However, a closer look at the literature shows that while major insights have been made, there is also considerable confusion around both research models and the meanings of key concepts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bridging the GAAP? IFRS in accounting practice

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Berit Hartmann; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) come to act within an organizational context. In particular, the thesis explores how the requirements for goodwill accounting and leasing influence organizational calculative practices, transforming and shaping operations management. READ MORE

  4. 4. Management Accounting and the Institutionalisation of Trust

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Bokförlaget BAS

    Author : Gudrun Baldvinsdottir; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; trust; management accounting practice; management accountant; performance evaluation; institutionalisation;

    Abstract : Bearing in mind the important features of accounting figures with regard to performance evaluation, the value of the way accounting figures are experienced as trustworthy and fair cannot be stressed enough. Surprisingly, with the overall focus on efficiency in today´s companies and the intensified use of performance evaluation measurements, the question of trust has been somewhat neglected within accounting research. READ MORE

  5. 5. Accounting and auditing in municipal organisations – Four papers on accounting compliance and audit costs

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Bokförlaget BAS

    Author : Mattias Haraldsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accounting Transparency Accountability Compliance Auditing Public Sector;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English Over the last 30 years, the implementation of accrual accounting in public sector settings has been fundamental to public sector accounting policy development. The move from cash accounting to accrual accounting highlights the importance of understanding accounting choice, compliance and auditing in municipal organisations. READ MORE